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We are open!

We are look forward to welcoming you back at Othona.  Please look at the information on booking, safety etc...

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Virtually Othona

Join us for our summer programme of virtual events via Zoom .......

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Help Othona to help others

We need your help and support as never before to ensure that Othona continues for future generations...

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We are a beautiful seaside retreat combining the experience of community living with...

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Family holidays, art events, singing weekends, walking weeks...

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Our Team

Meet the people building community by the sea in Essex...

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Photos, Videos and Podcasts

See and hear who we are, where we are, and what we do...

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Recent blogs

We are now listed on the Association for Promoting Retreats (APR) website ( Read More

Sunday 18th October 2020, 3:00pm to 4:30pm... Read More

The video from the Othona AGM on the 26th September is now available to view on our youtube channel. Please follow the link below to watch

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Upcoming Events

Mon 26 Oct Fri 30 Oct 2020
Family week
Mon 2 Nov Fri 6 Nov 2020
Come along to enjoy some classic films whilst relaxing at Othona
Fri 6 Nov Sun 8 Nov 2020
Come along and celebrate Guy Fawkes weekend as winter approaches
Mon 9 Nov Thu 12 Nov 2020
Mon 9 Nov Thu 12 Nov 2020
Come and enjoy spending a few quiet days at the Othona Community without any planned activities or programme